Directions from Bologna to Montpellier

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

$135 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Montpellier 482

$53 - $85

9 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe Reg
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-St-Charles Ec
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...

$91 - $179

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Montpellier

$60 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Montpellier 503.4 miles

$120 - $180

Fly Bologna to Montpellier  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Montpellier (MPL) BLQ - MPL

$123 - $465

Fly Bologna to Marseille, train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Marseille (MRS) BLQ - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$129 - $362

Train to Florence, fly to Montpellier  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Montpellier (MPL) FLR - MPL

$139 - $678

Fly Bologna to Lyon, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$127 - $396

Fly Bologna to Barcelona, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$82 - $291

Train to Venice, fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Marseille (MRS) VCE - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$102 - $305

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Montpellier, France?

You can take a train from Bologna to Montpellier via Milano Centrale, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 10 h 17 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bologna to Montpellier once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via Lyon, Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via Paris CDG, Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG, Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via Lyon, Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Catania
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bologna to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Venice to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$58 - $63
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$58 - $63
1st Class
$70 - $120
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bologna to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bologna and Montpellier is 604 km. The road distance is 805 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Montpellier is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 13 h.

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Montpellier is to fly and train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs 100€ - 340€.

No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Milano Centrale, Torino Porta Susa and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna and arriving at Montpellier. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to get from Bologna to Montpellier, including transfers.